LinuxQuestions.org
Did you know LQ has a Linux Hardware Compatibility List?
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 05-16-2007, 08:25 PM   #1
sunhui
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Location: taiwan
Posts: 156

Rep: Reputation: 30
Run crontab job


I hv a crontab job (script) that can be run normally , now I try to run it on the shell but can't be run , can advise what is difference between run a script on crontab and run it manually ? is it the difference of system enviornment ?thx
 
Old 05-16-2007, 08:33 PM   #2
nilleso
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2004
Location: ON, CANADA
Distribution: ubuntu, RHAS, and other unmentionables
Posts: 372

Rep: Reputation: 31
Please describe what happens.. what you enter on the command line, what you expect, and what was the output.

cheers
 
Old 05-16-2007, 08:35 PM   #3
hashash
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2007
Posts: 31

Rep: Reputation: 15
Most probably the shell's used are different, please post the complete crontab file too.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
crontab job and run on shell sunhui Linux - Software 1 02-13-2007 05:35 AM
how to run crontab job every 30 seconds houssamfarag Slackware 5 06-23-2006 02:45 AM
how to run crontab job every 20 seconds houssamfarag Mandriva 4 06-23-2006 02:45 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:07 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration